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Feasibility study of the disposal of polyethylene plastic waste.

Kurt Gutfreund

Feasibility study of the disposal of polyethylene plastic waste.

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refuse and refuse disposal.,
  • Plastic scrap.,
  • Polyethylene.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDisposal of polyethylene plastic waste.
    StatementPrepared for the Federal solid waste management program.
    SeriesPublic Health Service publication no. 2010, Public Health Service publication ;, no. 2010.
    ContributionsUnited States. Solid Wastes Program.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD798 .G88
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5739542M
    LC Control Number70614032

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PREFACE This is Report No. IITRI-C (Final Report) on IITRI Project No. C entitled, "Feasibility Study of the Disposal of Polyethylene Plastic Waste." The work reported herein was conducted for the Public Health Service, Solid Wastes Program under Contract No.

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